Things to do in Kenmare


Kenmare is located at the head of Kenmare Bay on the South West Coast of Ireland between the Iveragh peninsula and the Beara Peninsula in County Kerry. Kenmare town was founded in 1670 by Sir William Petty and still retains much of the old charm and heritage which is evident throughout the town.

Kenmare is part of the world renowned Ring of Kerry 110 mile road route which follows the coast of Iveragh peninsula with one of the most dramatic scenic drives in West Europe. Along the 175km route are picturesque villages such as Sneem, Waterville, Cahersiveen, Kells, Glenbeigh, Kilorglin and Killarney. There are also an abundance of historical landmarks, sandy coves and beaches.

Sneem 4 Star Kerry Hotel lies between 25-30 minutes on the Iveragh Peninsula from Kenmare Town on the N70 Ring of Kerry route in South West Ireland. Sneem Hotel also offers new luxury 2 bedroom self catering apartments and 3 bedroom self catering apartments with mountain and sea views of MacGilly Cuddy Reeks and Kenmare Bay with disabled facilities in the hotel. Sneem Hotel is also an ideal wedding venue near Kenmare in South West Ireland

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